5 Coding Skills All Successful Entrepreneurs Need to Know

November 29, 2016 8:57 pm Published by

It happens all the time. You, or someone you know, has a great idea for an app, website, or a business that will need one or both of the above. This idea is useful, as yet non-existent and will actually make money. But you (or someone you know) has no idea how to make that idea into a reality, because your coding skills are non-existent. Instead you’ll have to spend money on a team of people to do it for you, and be left with little to launch and grow your idea thereafter.

Whether you’re already a successful entrepreneur or merely an average Joe having a lightbulb moment, you will need technical skills to ‘make it’. You don’t have to be an expert programmer and you don’t need to master web design, but you certainly need to understand some basic principles. Even if you don’t want to do it all yourself, you’ll need to be able to talk to the people who do it for you and understand what they say.

So, here are 5 coding-related skills that all successful entrepreneurs should have.

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Front vs. Back End Web Development: Your Ultimate Guide

November 23, 2016 8:01 pm Published by

Web developer‘ is one of those jobs that most people don’t actually understand at all. One reason for that is because the term is such a broad one. ‘Web development’ can entail anything from web design or web content development to network security configuration or even client/server-side scripting. Confused yet? Basically, web developers are the people who build websites, in every sense of the word. But the job can be loosely broken down into two categories; front end web developers and back end web developers. What’s the difference? We’ll tell you. But first…

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What Traits do the Best Programmers Have?

November 16, 2016 5:15 pm Published by

Programmers are an interesting bunch of people. Despite what the stereotypes may have you believe, they’re not all socially awkward nerds who never leave their computer screen. Coders come from all walks of life and are equally as likely to be party animal hipsters or shy, isolated geeks! Having said that, many of the top programmers in the world do share a number of the same personality traits. Take a look at our checklist below and see if you fit the bill…

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